1. Carlisle Family YMCA Chooses Exergaming

    The Carlisle YMCA in Carlisle, PA joins the huge family of YMCAs that have invested in exergaming and interactive fitness. They have dedicated a whole room to be made into a youth fitness center. Their Youth Room is nicely furnished with a great layout for both the products and for kids running around being active. As shown in the photo below this area was made possible by the George B. Stuart Fou…Read More

  2. Interactive Fitness Isn’t Something That is a Few Years Away From Becoming Mainstream, It is Popular Now

    Exercising on a stationary bike is an effective way to get into shape and stay healthy. Over the years, stationary bikes have become more sophisticated. Products like our Exerbike GS makes indoor biking fun for even kids and teenagers. Interactive fitness isn't something that is a few years away from becoming mainstream, it is popular now and you need to take advantage of the benefits it offers. F…Read More

  3. Fitness Technology Has Come a Long Way Since 1980 and Interactive Fitness is a Fine Example

    In terms of ways we help to stay fit, we have come a long way since Richard Simmons introduced us to Sweatin' To The Oldies and Olivia Newton-John implored us to "Get Physical." Of course, these were all 1980's fads that have come and gone, like so many others. Fitness technology has come a long way since then and interactive fitness is a fine example. Let's take a break from our Exerbike, Active …Read More

  4. Another Tool for the Educators’ Toolbox

    Our great Exergaming friend, Dan Lawler Ph.D. has written another piece of Exergaming. This blog focuses on the Exergaming industry starting to focus more of SPED programs in school districts. We think this is an exciting new direction to bring the industry in, read on and tell us what you think! Another Tool for the Educators’ Toolbox By Dan Lawler, Ph.D. Schools, and especially teachers, provi…Read More

  5. 2015 End of the Year Closeout Sales

    All specials good through December 31st, 2015. Free shipping and installation included on many deals. If price not listed, contact us for detailed pricing information.   Pavigym Sqaure 3.0 - New 3.5 style Square. On top version with standard colors. Pavigym Vertical 3.0 - Free shipping & installation. Pavigym Sprint 3.0 - Comes in 6, 8, and 10 tiles versions. Free shipping & inst…Read More

  6. Success Stories: Rye YMCA ExerZone

    The Rye YMCA has had great success with their new Rye YMCA ExerZone featuring some top of the line Exergame products. One of the biggest reasons for making the room was to have a safe place where kids could be active while their parents used the facility. So far it has been used for exactly that, and more. Adults are seeing the value in the room as well, discovering the depth in the machines and w…Read More

  7. Village Health Club Reinvests In Exergaming

    Last year Camelback Village Health Club & Spa decided to invest in Exergame Fitness equipment and make their own "ExerZone" room. After the installation, this interactive fitness technology and equipment proved to be rewarding for children and adults alike. They even have staff on hand to assist, teach, and play with the kids using the equipment. From AZ Family about the Village Health Club: …Read More

  8. Tinley Park District: Teen Center Adds Exergaming

    A brand new place just for teens was the final step in completing the Tony Bettenhausen Recreation Center addition. "The Pit Stop" Teen Drop-in Center has a brand new look post-construction, as the new room in the bottom level of the Rec Center is now open and ready to welcome new teens in grade 6-12 to come hang out with their friends. Hours for The Pit Stop are Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4-8 p.…Read More

  9. Success Stories: Marion County YMCA

    As childhood obesity grows, steps taken to get kids moving Eighth Street Elementary School student Aubree Grubbs furiously peddled a stationary bicycle one recent evening at the Frank DeLuca YMCA Family Center.  Holding a video game controller, Aubree looked up at a television screen and guided a bicycle along a virtual course. The 6-year-old was not there just to get healthy. She was actually us…Read More

  10. BrainBike: Exercise for the Brain and the Body by Dan Lawler, Ph.D.

    Most oftenwellness programs focus on improving employee fitness levels along withemphasizing good nutrition.  Seldom isany specific attention given to retaining and improving the functions of thebrain. “A life-long commitment tostimulating brain activity contributes to quality of life, especially in thelater years. Exercises that promote brain health vary widely and include physicalactivities …Read More